Italian Women Workers

Book party in NYC, Feb 7

Women, Gender, and Transnational Lives: Italian Workers of the World
edited by Donna Gabaccia and Franca Iacovetta
(University of Toronto Press, 2002)

Book Party

Come celebrate the publication of this anthology and join us for an evening of conversation on Italian women's labor activism and political radicalism around the world.

Friday, February 7, 2003 at 6:00pm
Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò
New York University
24 West 12th Street (off 6th Ave)
New York City

Come meet the editors and contributors, including Diane Vecchio (Furman= University), Caroline Waldron Merithew (University of Dayton), and Jennifer Guglielmo (William Paterson University). Performance of southern Italian women's songs of labor, love, and spirit by Michela Musolino.

Wine and light refreshments will also be served.

This event is co-sponsored by University of Toronto Press, Tamiment Institute Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives of New York University, and Malìa: A Collective of Italian American Women.

Donna R. Gabaccia
Charles H. Stone Professor of American History
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC 28223
phone: 704 687 2769
fax: 704 687 3218